Incidence of various haemoprotozoan diseases in buffaloes

Main Article Content

Asha - Hemant Kumar Mehta Madhu Shivhare Rahul Chourasia

Abstract

The present study was carried out at Veterinary Clinical Complex (V.C.C.), College of Veterinary Science and Animal Husbandry, Mhow. The present investigation was undertaken to study the Epidemiology of Haemoprotozoan Diseases in Buffaloes using Giemsa’s staining technique and also to correlate the meteorological parameter with the incidence of haemoprotozoan diseases. The samples were collected from the randomly selected buffaloes belonging to three districts viz Indore, Dhar and Alirajpur of Madhya Pradesh. A total of 756 samples were collected from different buffaloes in which 252 samples were collected from each selected district. The incidence of haemoprotozoan diseases was recorded in three districts as 58.32% in Indore district followed by 29.75% and 28.56% in Alirajpur and Dhar district respectively. The highest prevalence was found in adult’s age, followed by in heifers and lowest in calves in all three districts.

Downloads

Download data is not yet available.

Article Details

How to Cite
-, Asha et al. Incidence of various haemoprotozoan diseases in buffaloes. Buffalo Bulletin, [S.l.], v. 41, n. 3, p. 459-465, sep. 2022. ISSN 2539-5696. Available at: <https://kuojs.lib.ku.ac.th/index.php/BufBu/article/view/4281>. Date accessed: 02 dec. 2022.
Section
Original Article

References

Fadly, R.S. 2012. Prevalence of blood parasites of some farm animals at Behera province. Assiut Veterinary Medical Journal, 58(134): 134. DOI: 10.21608/AVMJ.2012.173780

Gupta, R.S.K., A.K. Sangwan and A.K. Nichani. 2006. Sero-prevalence of bovine tropical theileriosis in arid and semi-arid regions of northwest India. J. Vet. Parasitol., 20(2): 191-192.

Hazem, M., E.El Moghazy, M.H. Mohamed, G. Abdelwahab and A.A.A. El-Sayed. 2014. Epidemiological studies on bovine babesiosis and theileriosis in Qalubia Governorate. Benha Veterinary Medical Journal, 27(1): 36-48. Available on: https://bvmj.bu.edu.eg/issues/27-1/4.pdf

Ibrahim, H.M., P.F. Adjou Moumouni, G.K. Mohammed, S.K. Sheir, I.S. Hashem, S. Cao, M.A. Terkawi, K. Kamyingkird, Y. Nishikawa, H. Suzuki and X. Xuan. 2013. Molecular and Serological prevalence of Babesia bigemina and Babesia bovis in cattle and water buffalos under small-scale dairy farming in Beheira and Faiyum Provinces, Egypt. Journal Veteterinary Parasitology, 198(1-2): 187-192.

Jithendran, K.P. 1997. Blood protista of cattle and buffaloes in Kangra valley, Himachal Pradesh. Indian J. Anim. Sci., 67(3): 207-208.

Kelly, W. 1984. Veterinary Clinical Diagnosis, 3rd ed. Published by Bailliere Tindall, London, UK. 417p.

Lalchandani, C.L. 2001. Efficacy of various drugs against haemoprotozoa in Kundhi buffaloes. Parasitologia, 32: 165-176.

Li, Y., Y. Luo, S. Cao, T.M. Alaa, B.L.D. Thi, T.L. Phung, L. Yu, M. Zhou, H. Gong, H. Zhang, J. Zhou, Y. Naoaki, S. Hiroshi and X. Xuan. 2014. Molecular and Seroepidemiological survey of Babesia bovis and Babesia bigemina infections in cattle and water buffaloes in the central region of Vietnam. Journal of Tropical Biomedecine, 31(3): 406-413. Available on: https://citeseerx.ist.psu.edu/viewdoc/download?doi=10.1.1.675.3010&rep=rep1&type=pdf

Manun, M.A.A., N. Begun, M.A. Bari and M.M.H. Mondal. 2010. Haemoprotozoa of buffaloes (Bubalus bubalis) in Kurigram district of Bangladesh. Journal of Progressive Science and Technology, 8(2): 209-212. DOI: 10.13140/2.1.1206.0800

Pipano, E. 1989. Bovine Theileriosis in Israel. Revised Science technique off International Epizootics, 8(1): 79-87. DOI: 10.20506/rst.8.1.397

Rani, N.L., K. Suresh and K. Rajesh. 2015. A retrospective study on clinico-epidemiological aspects of trypanosomiasis in buffaloes. International Journal of Veterinary Science, 4(2): 97-100.

Rialch, A., S. Vatsya and R.R. Kumar. 2013. Prevalence of some blood parasites in large ruminants of Tarai region of Uttarakh. Pantnagar Journal of Research, 11(2): 315-316. Available on: https://www.cabdirect.org/cabdirect/FullTextPDF/2013/20133380667.pdf

Singh, N.H., H. Singh, Jyoti, M. Haque and S.S. Rath. 2012. Prevalence of parasitic Infections in buffaloes in and around Ludhiana district, Punjab, India: A preliminary study. Journal of Buffalo Science, 1(1): 113-114. DOI: 10.6000/1927-520X.2012.01.01.20

Singh, H., A.K. Mishra, J.R. Rao and A.K. Tewari. 2007. Seroprevalence of babesiosis in cattle and buffaloes by indirect fluorescent antibody test. J. Vet. Parasitol., 21(1): 1-4.

Singla, L.D., A. Sharma, P. Kaur, A. Tuli, S.A. Bhat and M.S. Bal. 2013. Bovine Trypanosomosis in Punjab: Assessment of seroprevalence by CATT/ T. evansi. International Journal of Advanced Research, 1(9): 364-371.

Snedecor, G.W. and W.G. Chochran. 1994. Statistical Method, 8thed. Publisher the Lowa State College Press, Inc. America, Lowa, USA.

Soundararajan, C. and G. Rajavelu. 2006. Prevalence of haemoprotozoan among cattle and buffaloes. Indian Vet. J., 83(12): 1258-1260.

Terkawi, M.A., N.X. Huyen, C. Shinuo, T. Inpankaew, K. Maklon, M. Aboulaila, A. Ueno, Y.K. Goo, N. Yokoyama, S. Jittapalapong, X. Xuan and I. Igarashi. 2011. Molecular and serological prevalence of Babesia bovis and Babesia bigemina in water buffaloes in the northeast region of Thailand. Vet. Parasitol., 178(3-4): 201-207. DOI: 10.1016/j.vetpar.2011.01.041

Zahid, I.A., M. Latif and K.B. Baloch. 2005. Incidence and treatment of theileriosis and babesiosis. Pak. Vet. J., 25(3): 137.